ATPL (A) Theoretical Knowledge

This ATPL (A) Theoretical Knowledge Course is designed and primarily meant for people who wish to obtain the 'frozen' ATPL (A) Theory Certification issued by the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS).

To prepare you for the official CAAS examinations, there are 14 subjects which will be covered in accordance with the CAAS AC FCL-7:



Air Law

Human Performance


Operational Procedures

VFR Communication

IFR Communication



Flight Planning and Monitoring

General Navigation

Mass and Balance

Performance (A)

Principles of Flight (A)



Airframe, Systems and Engines


Radio Navigation

Study Modes

  • Full-Time

  • Part-Time

  • Distance Learning (Part-Time)


There are advantages to these modes of study. The mode you choose will depend on your ongoing commitments, your financial resources and your individual study preferences.


Distance Learning (Part-Time)

Revion Ground School offers Distance Learning option* - the first-of-its-kind in Singapore, to meet the growing demand from people who are currently living overseas; having irregular working hours or have just started a family. *requires a minimum class size


It is an instructor-led training using an award-winning software platform along with integrated web conferencing. It includes virtual live classroom, animations, discussion boards, web conferencing, comprehensive online tutorials, progress tests, and more!


The class size is limited to the same as a standard classroom size, ensuring the same level of interaction with the instructor.


How does it work?

You will receive an email before the course commences, follow the simple instructions in your email to ensure your computer is set up correctly.


Just before the lesson begins, you will be able to access the virtual classroom by clicking on the link provided to you and familiarise yourself with the interface and how the virtual interactions work.


Throughout the lesson, the instructor will broadcast a view of the PowerPoint slides which will be transmitted directly to your screen.


You can ask the instructor a question at any point of time, either by speaking aloud through your microphone or by clicking the virtual 'raise-a-hand' button on the interface.


Towards the end of the lesson, there will be plenty of time for detailed Q&As with the instructor as if you were physically in the classroom.

Class Timings and Schedule

Full-Time: This course will be delivered over a period of 6 months and will be conducted 4 times a week.

Part-Time: This course will be delivered over a period of 10 months (up to 12 months) and will be conducted 3 times a week.


The dates given below are tentative and are subject to change.


The course fees cover all tuition fees, study materials, CAAS examinations (first attempt), remedial training (if required). No GST will be charged.

For the re-attempt of any CAAS ATPL Examinations, you shall only bear the costs as charged by CAAS. Some existing local training organisations are charging at cost plus 15% administrative fee, and charging S$480 plus 7% GST for remedial training (2 sessions/2hours each).

SkillsFuture Credit

All Singaporeans aged 25 years and above can use their S$500 SkillsFuture Credit from the Government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses.


More details will be advised on the SkillsFuture Credit Claims upon admission into the course. Please note that we will never ask you for your SingPass or other confidential details to make the SkillsFuture Credit claims on your behalf.


Click here to find out more on SkillsFuture Credit.

What's next after Revion?

You will progress to L3 CTS Airline Academy (NZ), formerly known as 'CTC Aviation', to further your training towards the conferment of CAAS CPL MEIR where you will learn from world-class instructors at an exclusive training cost!


Why we choose L3 CTS Airline Academy (NZ)?

L3 CTS Airline Academy (NZ) is one of the world's leading approved training organisations recognised by both aviation regulators (including CAAS) and airlines internationally for delivering airline-standard training to both aspiring and qualified airline pilots for over 40 of the world's airlines! Airline placement record was 98%!


Extraordinary Living Experience.

Training Capacity: 200+ self-study bedroom.

Accommodation: Purpose-built Halls of Residence, on airport perimeter road within 5-minute drive/shuttle bus to the training centre, communal commercial kitchens with shared gyms, recreational/TV rooms, football pitch, volleyball, bar.


Exceptional Training Resources.

The aircraft are mainly equipped with Garmin G1000 Electronic Flight Instruments (EFIS) that reflect the avionics technology found on an airliner flight deck. To enhance the safety of flight training, L3 CTS Airline Academy (NZ) has also specified the very latest version of the airline-style Traffic Advisory System (TAS) to provide you with an 'extra pair of eyes and ears' in the cockpit!


The Best Available Flight Instructors

77x Ab-initio Flight Instructors. The instructor-cadet ratio is 1:3, exceeded the expectation of 1:5 set by the aviation regulators.


Experience Cultural Diversity.

L3 CTS Airline Academy (NZ) trains pilots from all over the world. It gives you a unique opportunity to meet people from all kinds of cultural and social backgrounds, and make friends for life.


Customer Service Function.

It is responsible for your welfare and well-being during your training.


Watch the video below and click here to find out more about L3 CTS Airline Academy (NZ).

Career Services

Unlike other existing local training organisations, Revion Ground School offers dedicated career services to our graduates (ab-initio / conversion) by providing them with the flying career opportunities.


We will recommend our graduates in good standing to the recruiting airlines but makes no guarantees of job placement.


  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time of application.

  • Minimum GCE 'A' Level, Polytechnic Diploma or Degree.

  • Meet the CAAS Class 1 Medical requirements.

  • For male applicants - Completed, exempted from, or not liable for National Service (NS). Those in the process of completing NS may also apply.

  • No prior flying experience required


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